mothers2mothers (m2m) is an African Primary Health Care organisation that employs women living with HIV as community health workers across 10 African nations. These “Mentor Mothers” deliver integrated health services at clinics and in communities to ensure everyone, everywhere has access to the services they need to be healthy and stay in care. Over the next five years, this proven, peer-led model is being scaled up to double down on ending HIV, as well as to tackle new health challenges and reach more people—all with the aim of building a fairer, healthier future. The employment of local women as community health workers means that we are delivering a model that prioritises healthcare for families who need it most, delivered by women who know them best.
Since its creation in 2001, m2m has created jobs for nearly 12,000 women living with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa and, together, they have reached over 15M people with critical health services and education. In 2021, m2m reached over 1.6M people across 10 African nations, including 402,616 adolescents (ages 10-19)—51% more than the year before. m2m also advanced the Global Goals of ending HIV/AIDS by 2030—by achieving virtual elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV among its enrolled clients for the eighth consecutive year, and meeting all of the ambitious UNAIDS Fast-Track Targets among its clients four years ahead of the 2026 target date. For more information, visit www.m2m.org.
Senior Human Resources Officer
m2m seeks a Senior Human Resources Officer for the PACT-led USAID ZIH program in Zambia. The Senior HR Officer is responsible for supporting field operations in the three project provinces, managing HR related business matters specific to Mentor Mother Model implementation in facilities and communities, as well as other project HR needs. This includes employee relations’ issues, recruitment, performance management, HR policy and procedure interpretation, and employment law practices. This position will also be responsible for basic finance and administration related to Mentor Mother Model implementation. In addition, the role requires the SHRO to train Mentor Mothers in HR aspects during PST and placement of MMs in the sites and subsequent support to the provincial PMTCT Coordinators during supervision visits. The position is contingent on funding
Key Performance Areas:
- HR compliance and administration
- HR Systems
- Performance management
- Payroll Administration
- Wellness management
Qualifications and Experience:
- Higher diploma in HRM/ B-degree is advantageous, preferably in Human Resources Management or a related field.
- At least 3 – 4 years’ experience as a human resources generalist in Zambia, preferably 2 years’ experience in an NGO environment.
mothers2mothers is an equal opportunity employer. We particularly encourage applications from people living with HIV and AIDS (PLWHA), people with disabilities, women and previously disadvantaged people. Competitive salary packages will be negotiable in accordance with m2m’s remuneration policies.
Interested applicants should apply for this position via this link by 17 November 2023